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Gigi (1958)

US 115m, Colour Director: Vincente Minnelli; Cast: Leslie Caron, Louis Jourdan, Maurice Chevalier, Hermione Gingold Gigi is a colourful musical comedy set in Paris at the turn of the 20th … Continue reading

06/11/2015 · Leave a comment

Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)

US 112m, Colour Director: Vincente Minnelli; Cast: Judy Garland, Margaret O’Brien, Mary Astor, Lucille Bremer, Tom Drake, Marjorie Main Set against the backdrop of the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair, … Continue reading

01/25/2014 · 2 Comments

The Band Wagon (1953)

US 111m, Colour Director: Vincente Minnelli; Cast: Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Oscar Levant, Nanette Fabray, Jack Buchanan Borrowing from the original 1931 Broadway musical of the same name, The Band … Continue reading

01/14/2012 · 6 Comments

The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)

USA 118m, B&W Director: Vincente Minnelli; Cast: Lana Turner, Kirk Douglas, Walter Pidgeon, Dick Powell, Barry Sullivan, Gloria Grahame The Bad and the Beautiful is a fictional “insider” story about … Continue reading

03/30/2010 · Leave a comment

An American in Paris (1951)

USA 113m, Colour Director: Vincente Minnelli; Cast: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guétary, Nina Foch As one of the most celebrated Hollywood musicals, An American in Paris is … Continue reading

12/17/2009 · 2 Comments